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Newcastle Brown Ale - The Caledonian Brewery Company Limited

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Newcastle Brown AleNewcastle Brown Ale

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BA SCORE
76
okay

3,930 Ratings
THE BROS
67
poor

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Ratings: 3,930
Reviews: 1,474
rAvg: 3.33
pDev: 18.32%
Wants: 30
Gots: 214 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
The Caledonian Brewery Company Limited visit their website
United Kingdom (Scotland)

Style | ABV
English Brown Ale |  4.70% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 10-29-2000)
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musicjustintime

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3.68/5  rDev +10.5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Got a case on sale. Had the wifey pick it up for me and it was like $8 off! SO, I figured..."what the heck" right?! Haven't had one in several years, but remembered that I liked it...so I figured a whole case of these English suds wouldn't go to waste!

Nice "BROWN" color....decent head....good, SMOOTH and slightly sweet flavor. Good flavor yet very drinkable, do to the "thinness" of the ale. They do a good job with this one, I believe. It has flavor...not a TON...but enough...and yet it's still thin and a tad watery for the drinkability. I love it. Wish it wasn't normally like $30 a case though! I'd buy it again..when it's on sale again...and recommend it to anyone who's not a hop-head...'cause this doesn't have a trace of that flower friends! I like it and think you will too! Looks like a freakin' bottle of rootbeer!!!! Neat one to serve dinner guests. Happy sippin' my drunk friends! Saaalute!!!

Serving type: bottle

09-02-2007 21:46:11 | More by musicjustintime
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Newcastle Brown Ale from The Caledonian Brewery Company Limited
76 out of 100 based on 3,930 ratings.